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BOOK V

"Yes, we shall so believe."
" Shall we therefore inquire of the oracle how we ought to bury heroic and godlike persons, and with what marks of distinction, and shall we so perform their funeral rites as the god may direct?"
" Doubtless we shall."
" And in time to come, as if they were divinities shall we reverence their tombs and make them shrines of worship?" And shall we pay these same honors to those who have been esteemed during their life for their distinguished valor and have died from old age or in some other way?"
" Surely that were just."
" Again, how are our soldiers to conduct themselves in dealing with their enemies?" "In what particular?"
" First, as regards the enslavement of prisoners, does it seem right to you that Greek cities should reduce Greeks to slavery? Ought they not rather to do their best endeavor to prevent the practice, and to establish the custom of sparing the Greek race, taking into account the danger of their own enslavement by the barbarians?"
" To spare the Greeks," he said, "is by far the best course."
" Is it just that they should neither enslave their countrymen nor possess a Greek as a slave, and that they should advise the rest of the Hellenes to follow their example?"

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